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A01397 - 10pdr flattop Parrott bolt fired from Yosts battery at Vicksburg

Item Number: A01397

Item Title: 10pdr flattop Parrott bolt fired from Yosts battery at Vicksburg

Price: $485

Shipping: Not included

Provenance: US

Type: Parrott flattop bolt

Size: 10pdr

Sabot:

Fuse:

Book:
Dickey and George (1993 Edition) Page 222

Location Recovered: Vicksburg

Description:Flattop 10pdr Parrott bolt fired but in excellent condition. As with most Vicksburg recovered projectiles, this one has excellent iron. These projectiles were fired from Yost's battery at Vicksburg. It was dug from the backyard of an old house which now stands where woods were during the siege and this is probably an overshot.


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